Hey, anyone want to rate my chances? Thanks!





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By Sillygilly (Sillygilly) on Sunday, November 09, 2003 - 12:34 pm: Edit

I'm applying ED to dartmouth. I just wanted to know if my ECs and study abroad will make up for my average SAT scores and average GPA. Thanks a lot.

born in New York, moved to Illinois freshman year

5.2 GPA on a 5 scale, 6 weighted
top 10%, public school ranked #2 in Illinois
1450 SATs (710 m, 740 v)
SAT IIs
640 US
740 French
710 math IIC
APs:
calc AB: 3
US history: 4
Art, drawing: 5
English writing: 5
French: 5
AP scholar with distinction

2 time MVP lacrosse
lacrosse coach for girls in grades 5-8

Youth and government
NHS
ISAT
young scholars

art:
Attended a 4 week art program at skidmore college in NY.
Attended a 6 week architecture program at Rhode Island school of design
Scholastics gold key winner
4 time best in show winner at my high school
first junior to take AP studio art
winner of ox bow scholarship from the art institute
winner of junior art award

study abroad:
spent 4 weeks in the suburbs of paris with a family
spent 4 weeks in Annecy, france (alps) with a family)
spent 5 weeks in marrakech, morrocco with a family

I will graduate early and live in France second semester with a study abroad program-- attend french publics school, live with a family, etc.

essay on having had tons of foreign exchange students live in my house, like an extended family, and how that made me want to study abroad

thanks guys!

Gill

By Warriorlax22 (Warriorlax22) on Sunday, November 09, 2003 - 12:38 pm: Edit

"lacrosse coach for girls in grades 5-8"

if by 5-8, you mean fifth to eighth grades, it doesn't matter much, if at all.

By Sillygilly (Sillygilly) on Sunday, November 09, 2003 - 12:41 pm: Edit

no, I coached 5th to 8th graders


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